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    20.10.11 — Research Office Projects The origin of the accelerating expansion of the Universe is one of the most fascinating challenge of XXIst Century in cosmology and fundamental physics, leading to the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics, awarded on 4 October 2011. Read the whole article
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    20.10.11 — Brain Mind Institute The Counsel of Swiss Institutes of Technology (ETH board) recently appointed Grégoire Courtine as associate professor. Read the whole article
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    19.10.11 — SV | Life Sciences Jeffrey Jensen has been appointed Assistant Professor (tenure track) in Life Sciences in EPFL’s School of Life Sciences. His main area of research is molecular evolution. Read the whole article
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    19.10.11 — Mediacom Thanks to an invention from two EPFL laboratories, patients and their doctors can now immediately be made aware of heart rate anomalies and can thus quickly take any necessary medical measures. The device is very small, non-invasive and equipped with long-lasting batteries. Read the whole article
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    19.10.11 — CDH | College of humanities Mardi 15 novembre à 12h15 Comment concilier technologie, entrepreneuriat, travail et aspiration sociale ? Si pendant longtemps, on a considéré qu'il fallait choisir entre le «business» (au détriment du social) ou le «social» (peu innovant et peu efficace), des entrepreneurs sociaux cherchent aujourd'hui à briser cette opposition en poursuivant un but social tout en étant financièrement autonomes. Voici l'exemple d’EssentialMed. Read the whole article
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    18.10.11 — Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship Professor Ralf Seifert has been awarded a Swiss National Science Foundation research grant to study the link between inventory management strategies and the financial performance of the firm. Read the whole article
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    18.10.11 — Mediacom EPFL scientists have shown that inorganic, metal-containing molecules can be used to fight cancer. The discovery has opened up a whole new area of research. Read the whole article
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    17.10.11 — CAMIPRO Card A new way of charging your card is now available! Everyone can now charge his Camipro card on campus with his Maestro or Postcard. The first charger is installed in the CM near the Credit Suisse (behind the information desk). Try it now! Read the whole article
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    17.10.11 — CDM | Management of Technology The MTE section, pioneer at EPFL for the setup of a Mentoring Program organized an event to gather the new mentors and the new students. Read the whole article
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    16.10.11 — Mediacom Under the marquee set up on the Place Cosandey, a number of local personalities – including the Federal Councilor for Home Affairs – were welcomed to the 2011 Magistrale. For once, Dance and Science joined forces in style to celebrate the 657 new Master graduates. Read the whole article